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Studio Apartments for Rent in Imperial Beach, CA
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Average rent in Imperial Beach, CA

$2,391/mo Imperial Beach, CA average rental price, March 2023
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Apartments in Imperial Beach, CA rent for $2,391 per month, on average.

Imperial Beach, CA apartment rent ranges

Imperial Beach, CA rent trends

Getting around in Imperial Beach, CA

64 /100
Somewhat Walkable
36 /100
Some Transit
67 /100
Walk Score®: 64, Transit Score®: 36, Bike Score®: 67

Frequently asked questions

What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Imperial Beach, CA?

Studio apartments in Imperial Beach, CA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Imperial Beach, CA?

One of the downsides of living in a studio apartment is the limited storage space. You might be interested in 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Imperial Beach, CA.

Imperial Beach, CA demographics

The total population of Imperial Beach, CA is 26,375, of which 13,340 are men and 13,035 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Imperial Beach have a median age of 33.4.

Imperial Beach, CA households

  • 6,087 Family
    3,100 Non-family
  • 3,038 Children
    6,149 No Children
  • 9,187Total Number of Households
  • 2.76Average People Per Household
  • $68,917Median Household Income

A total of 9,187 households live in Imperial Beach, CA, of which 6,087 are family households and 3,100 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 3,038 households have children and 6,149 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Imperial Beach, CA is 2.76. The median household income in Imperial Beach is $68,917 annually, with $1,675 per month going towards housing.

Imperial Beach, CA education statistics

According to Census data, 4% of the population in Imperial Beach, CA have no high school education, 40% went to high school, 28% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 14% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 6% earned a Graduate Degree.

Look for studio apartments near me

Are you looking to land a small but cool studio apartment near you? Is an unbeatable location more important to you than lots of space? You can now browse through all available RentCafe listings, to find the perfect studio apartment near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or in another city or state in the U.S. wherever life takes you. Check the ratings and reviews of properties with studio apartments, filter them based on your criteria, and find the one that suits your needs.

Compare the size, price and location, as well as amenities, both inside and outside the apartment. Whether you are looking for a more modern studio near you, or one in a charming old building, or maybe you want to be close to a certain park, the downtown area of your city, or near family or friends, RentCafe allows you to find the best fit for you - so, let's find your new home!

Renting a studio apartment in Imperial Beach, CA

If you are looking for affordable housing you’re in the right place. There are 79 rental units, with prices starting from as low as $512. Are you the typical bachelor who thinks a house is four wheels with a bed and not a zen-zone where happiness lives? Or maybe you are a very active professional, living the big-city life, practically spending all your existence downtown: working, eating and having fun. Essentially, you’re only going home for sleeping. So why would it bother you that you have your kitchen in the main room and there is no balcony with beautiful views? You don’t have time to enjoy it anyway. And besides, you’re not the type to be staying in anyways. In that case, all you need is a cheap studio. The average size for apartments in Imperial Beach, CA is 794 Sqft, but you will end up most probably with something much smaller, which will be nonetheless a good deal. If you’ve already set your mind on the “find efficiency apartment” mode, stop reading now and select “Studio” from our Beds filter. On the other hand, if you’re looking for something that is a bit homier, keep reading.

If you are not Mr. or Mrs. efficiency apartment…

It looks like you’re ballin’ on a budget, but you like your alone time at home. There can be huge differences between a small apartment and a studio apartment. If you like unwinding at home after a long day and cooking on the weekends, we recommend you to search for single bedroom apartments, where you will have a bit more space and a separate kitchen. Let’s face it, moving into a studio just because it’s a good deal it’s not always a good idea. Yes, probably your apartment will be more expensive than the cheapest pad in Imperial Beach, CA which is going for $512, but it’s hard to put a price on feeling comfortable in your own home. Going down this path doesn’t necessarily mean either that you will need to overspend, with 25 listings and an average rent of $2,771 you will most likely find a one room apartment to call home.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!